John W. Boone House

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John W. Boone House
John W. Boone House is located in Missouri
John W. Boone House
Location 4th St. between E. Broadway and Walnut, Columbia, Missouri
Coordinates 38°57′8″N 92°19′57″W / 38.95222°N 92.33250°W / 38.95222; -92.33250Coordinates: 38°57′8″N 92°19′57″W / 38.95222°N 92.33250°W / 38.95222; -92.33250
Area less than one acre
Architectural style Box style
Governing body City of Columbia
MPS Social Institutions of Columbia's Black Community TR
NRHP Reference # 80002309[1]
Added to NRHP September 4, 1980

The John W. Boone House in Columbia, Missouri was the home of ragtime musician John William 'Blind' Boone. The home, which is owned by the City of Columbia,[2] had fallen into a state of severe disrepair, but is now under restoration [3]


  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ Salerno, Lucille. "A Brief History of John William "Blind" Boone". Retrieved 2009-07-05. 
  3. ^ Semelka, Sara (2009-04-24). "In a past life, historic house was red-faced". Columbia Daily Tribune. Retrieved 2009-07-05.